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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by teripres, Apr 25, 2017.

  1. teripres

    teripres Hatching

    Apr 17, 2014
    I have chickens ranging from chicks to four years old. This month I have lost 2 of my 3 year olds and now a 2 years old is showing the same signs. They get hard to walk, lay on their side, drooping dragging tail, no energy, and at the breathing gets shallow. No scales on the legs. Is normal or do you have any thoughts on the problem

  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Please post immediately at "emergencies, diseases, injuries, cures," thread., in fullest details. I hope they can help you.
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
  4. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under teripres [​IMG] Welcome!

    Sorry to hear that your flock is unwell and I hope that the folks on the ER Forum are able to assist.

    I also hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

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